SUV hits Ingle’s store in Rockmart

A large SUV collided with the side of a grocery store building in Rockmart Tuesday. According to reports, Rockmart Fire and Emergency Services were dispatched to the scene at the Ingle’s Grocery Store at the corner of Piedmont Avenue and Highway 278 after a full size older model GMC SUV hit the side of the building causing some damage. The vehicle struck a column and also damaged a newspaper machine. Apparently, fluids from the SUV leaked and ignited and firefighters had to put out the flames. The name of the motorist or whether he or she will be charged with anything is not known at this time.